Kathmandu, May 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Girija Prasad Koirala favours holding Nepal's constituent assembly election, put off for more than five decades, in November, a leading lawyer quoted him as saying Friday.
Friday, May 11, 2007 4:51:12 PM
Kathmandu, May 11 (IANS) With just enough petroleum stocks left for 48 hours after Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) slashed its supplies on non-payment of dues, Nepal's government has sent an SOS to India.
Friday, May 11, 2007 11:44:32 AM
Kathmandu, May 10 (IANS) The political stalemate in Nepal deepened Thursday with the ruling coalition calling off a crucial meeting to decide fresh poll dates and find a way to revive parliament, blocked for nearly a month due to protests by legislators.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 5:25:11 PM
Kathmandu, May 10 (IANS) State entity Nepal Telecom (NT) has inked a pact with India's Reliance Telecommunications as part of its drive to upgrade the telecom sector and slash call tariffs.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 3:03:49 PM
Kathmandu, May 10 (IANS) The police of India and Nepal are hunting to unearth the identity and address of a couple who apparently died of a suicide pact in Nepal.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 1:35:32 PM
Kathmandu, May 10 (IANS) Indian ganglord Chhote Lal Sahani's dramatic death in an Indian court is being greeted with joy in neigbouring Nepal's border towns, with businessmen distributing sweets to celebrate the end of one of their prime foes.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 12:14:49 PM
Kathmandu, May 10 (IANS) On the eve of a crucial election meet Thursday, Nepal's Maoists went on the rampage in remote districts, attacking government offices and causing the death of at least one person -- actions likely to further widen the rift between the rebels and the main political parties.
Thursday, May 10, 2007 11:30:34 AM
Kathmandu, May 9 (IANS) As Nepal's coalition government sought to resolve the impasse over the elections by calling a meeting to decide fresh dates, the turbulent Terai plains continued to erupt, with a relatively unknown armed group calling a closure in three key districts.
Wednesday, May 09, 2007 1:52:36 PM
Kathmandu, May 9 (IANS) After almost a decade in the film industry, Bollywood actress Manisha Koirala is getting ready to play the most challenging role in her life - that of a Nepali politician, but this time in real life.
Wednesday, May 09, 2007 12:56:15 PM
Kathmandu, May 9 (IANS) An Indian student here was the latest target of kidnapping gangs preying on Indians - he was released over the weekend - even as Nepal Police claimed a breakthrough with the busting of two gangs.
Wednesday, May 09, 2007 12:53:49 PM
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